Characterization of Snowball (have a sense of superiority over other…
Characterization of Snowball
idealistic (p.19, 22-24)
Trying to overthrow the human race
it is impossible because the animals are
. Also, some of them do not know the meaning behind the revolution so they are
to it. Moreover, the human beings may
go to great lengths
to stop the revolution. Some of them may use guns and other
have a sense of superiority over other animals (p.17, 22)
The pigs did not actually work ,but directed and supervised the others.With their superior knowledge it was natural that they should assume the leadership.
He himself and the other pigs take away all the apples and milk,and call themselves the brain workers who manage and organize the whole farm. This shows that they enjoy the privilege and they are selfish.
Devoted, fervent, passionate, caring (p.19-20)
Snowball Actively participate in the debate about the farm affairs, therefore, it shows that he cares about the farm. He is willing to devote his time to making the farm a better place
Painted a green flag,drawn with a hoof and a horn in white,showing that he is fervent to the republic of animals
Courageous, daring, fearless, willing to sacrifice (p.25)
He himself dashed straight for Jones. Without halting for an instant Snowball flung his fifteen stone against Jones’s legs.
Although Snowball gets hurt, he keeps fighting against Jones.He is not scared by Jones, who is armed with a shot gun
Snowball dashed straight for Jones and Jones raised his gun and fried which caused the pellets scored bloody streaks along Snowball's back and a sheep dropped dead.
Snowball gets up without hesitation and flings his fifteen stone against Jones's legs. From this we can see that how snowball is devoted to the farm in spite of his physical conditions (injuries)
wise, knowledgeable, organized, strategic, well-planned (p.24-25)
determined, firm, callous (p.26)
Snowball was in charge of the defensive operations. He gave his orders quickly, and in a couple of minutes every animal was at his post
“Humans are evil and they need to kill them all.”
In the Battle,Boxer is very sad about killing a person by mistake,but Snowball tells him that humans are very evil and they deserve it.It shows us that he is trying to brainwash other animals and tell them to fight for freedom at all costs.